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8-Days Tours in Portugal

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Discovering Portugal, its Heritage and History, unique places, traditional flavours and more... in a shared tour. Enjoy it !


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Wonderful Portugal Tour 8-Days

Price: from 1015 Euro per person.
Departures: daily departures.

This tour has Lisbon as starting point, where you will discover the main foundations of the "Alma Lusitana", and the 'Unvanquished City' of Oporto as ending point. On this Tour Package you will discover the essence of Portugal.

DAY 1: Lisbon
Arrival in Lisbon where we will provide assistance and private transportation to the hotel.
Accommodation in Lisbon.

DAY 2: Lisbon / Sintra / Cascais / Estoril
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will have a day trip into the capital of Portugal, Lisbon. First stop is the historic district of Belém, near the Torre de Belém. You will also see the Monument of the Discoveries, dedicated to the rich times of the great maritime discoveries. You will also visit of the Church of the Jeronimos Monastery, the most stunning example of Manueline art, and the Coach Museum with one of the finest collections of carriages in Europe. We continue our tour to Alfama, an old and traditional district, where we will have the opportunity to walk in its narrow streets. Then we will pass by the downtown to admire the most important squares of Lisbon such as the monumental Trade Square; Rossio Square, the heart of Lisbon, the symbolic Restauradores Square, to finish at Marquês de Pombal Square. Lunch free. In the afternoon we continue to Sintra with the first stop in the historic centre to visit the Town Palace, followed by a stroll through the streets with time for shopping. Continue to Cabo da Roca, the most western point of mainland Europe where - according to Camões poet - "the land ends and sea begins." Back in Lisbon we will pass by the gardens of Cascais and Estoril Casino.
Accommodation in Lisbon.

DAY 3: Lisbon / Porto
Breakfast at the hotel. Then check out and private transfer to the train station of Lisbon - Santa Apolónia. Trip from Lisbon to Porto by train. Arrival and private transfer from Porto - Campanhã train station to the hotel for check-in. In the afternoon, you will visit the most beautiful places in Porto, like the Sé Cathedral, the viewpoint of the Serra do Pilar, the Battle Square, the pedestrian Santa Catarina Street, Lello bookshop and the Tower of the Clerics. We will finish this day in Vila Nova de Gaia, where you visit the Port Wine Cellars.
Accommodation in Porto.

DAY 4: Porto / Braga / Guimarães / Porto
Breakfast at the hotel. Today you will go on a day trip through the province of Minho. In Braga, you will visit the Cathedral and there you will have some free time in the historical center that ends with a lunch at the Bom Jesus. In the afternoon our trip continues to Guimarães, the "Cradle of the Nation." You will visit the Castle, the Palace of the Dukes of Braganza and stroll through the beautiful historical center, listed by UNESCO as World Heritage. Return to Porto through the green Minho region.
Accommodation in Porto.

DAY 5: Porto / Douro Valley / Porto
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for a day trip into the Douro wine country. You will visit Amarante (Monastery of São Gonçalo, historical center and brigde). Then departure to Régua, a small city of the Douro Wine region. Here you will visit a wine estate producer, where you can taste the Douro and Porto Wine. We finish at Pinhão, with a visit to the old station and its beautiful tiles. Return to Porto.
Accommodation in Porto.

DAY 6: Porto / Aveiro / Coimbra / Lisbon
Breakfast in Hotel. We start our day with a tour to Aveiro, city of the canals, known as the "Portuguese Venice", where you shall have time to see the graceful boats named moliceiros and taste the local sweets "ovos moles".
Then we will continue to Coimbra, where you can visit the University, one of the oldest in the world. The university has a magnificent baroque library and a unique atmosphere characterized by ancient traditions and customs. At the end of the day, private transfer to Coimbra’s train station. Trip from Coimbra to Lisbon by train. Arrival in Lisbon and private transfer to the hotel.
Accommodation in Lisbon..

DAY 7: Óbidos, Nazaré, Batalha and Fátima
Breakfast at the hotel. On this day the first stop will be in Óbidos, a very beautiful and interesting medieval village, rustic white houses and the rich and varied local traditions of town. We then leave Óbidos for the picturesque and colorful fishing town of Nazaré. When possible, we go to Sítio, to marvel at its wonderful views out over Nazaré and its beaches. We then move on to Batalha to visit the monastery church (also UNESCO World Heritage), a Gothic masterpiece with the most finely worked stained-glass windows.
Then we will reach the Our Lady of Fátima Sanctuary, an altar of the Christian faith and site of world pilgrimage. There is also the Chapel of Apparitions with its portrayal of Our Lady of Fátima. You have some free time to discover precious tresaures of this magic place. Return to Lisbon.
Accommodation in Lisbon.

DAY 8: Returning home
Breakfast buffet at the hotel. Check-out and private transfer from the hotel to the International Airport of Lisbon.
END OF TOUR PACKAGE

Price per Person:
Price per Person
Hotel
3*
Hotel
4*
Hotel
5*
Double
Room
1015
Eur
1160
Eur
1340
Eur
Single
Room
1225
Eur
1475
Eur
1795
Eur

Price includes:
-Assistance upon arrival, departure and during the tour;
-Private Transfers: Lisbon Airport /  Hotel /  Lisbon Airport;
-7 Nights in a Double Room with breakfast buffet;
-Regular Tours without Lunch: Minho, Douro, Aveiro and Coimbra;
-Regular Tours without Lunch: Lisbon, Sintra, Porto;
-Entrances at: Carriage Museum, Sintra National Palace, Port Wine Cellar with Port Wine Tasting, Estate Producer on Douro Valley with Wine Tasting;
-Train tickets 1st class Lisbon - Porto / Coimbra - Lisbon;

Price doesn't include:
-Personal expenses and other expenses not mentioned
-Bagage service costs
-Supplements
-Travel insurance

Departures dates:
Daily departures


Torre de Belem in LISBON

Commerce Square in LISBON

Jerónimos Monastery in LISBON

 The famous “Pastéis de Belém” in BELEM

"Pena Palace" in SINTRA

"Sé Cathedral" in PORTO

World Heritage city of PORTO

AVEIRO the city of canals

FÁTIMA: the famouse Marian Shrine

Typical view of medieval street of ÓBIDOS
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It applies to reservations received on working days from 09:00 to 18:00 GMT.


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last update: 2018.06.02
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